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In 1666, a devastating fire swept through London, destroying 13,200 houses, 87 parish churches, The Royal Exchange, Guildhall and St. Paul’s Cathedral. So how did it start?
When did fire brigades begin – and why? Learn about our origins, and how The Great Fire of London changed everything...
From the formation of the Auxiliary Fire Service through the bravery of the Blitz, discover our history during WWII.
How to find the London Fire Brigade Museum, opening times and what to expect when you get here.